Author: Dentists On Bloor | | Categories: Temporomandibular Joint disease , TMD , bruxism , grinding , Night gaurd , TMJ , TMJ pain

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    My patients often confuse TMJ with TMD.

    TMJ is the Temporal Mandibular Joint whereas TMD is Temporal Mandibular Disorder.

    We all have the joint but many of us also have the disorder.                               

    TMD is not just one disease but a group of disorders that can be painful affecting the joint or the muscle of chewing

    TMD commonly affects twice as many women than men.

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